Mental Health

  • Confession is focus of NYC missing boy hearing

    Pedro Hernandez hadn't attracted much attention from police before detectives came to his suburban New Jersey door on a tip one morning in May 2012. Hernandez' lawyer has said his client is mentally ill and has an IQ at the border of intellectual disability. If Hernandez behaves and thinks more…

    Associated Press
  • Is Medical Marijuana Destined to Become a Top Schizophrenia Treatment?

    One of the most contentious debates surrounding medical marijuana is whether its use could help millions of people suffering from schizophrenia. For decades, the conventional wisdom has been that marijuana, at a minimum, triggers the disease, or at a maximum, causes it. That research has found that…

    Motley Fool